Article and Photo from Courier-Post, Thursday July 21, 2016:
Five South Jersey high school girls earned silver medals at the recent 2016 US Rowing Club National Championships in Cincinnati, Ohio.
Caroline Ricciardi (Eastern High School), Elyssa Aronson (Cherry Hill East), Christine Castorino (Haddonfield), Rachel Pierce (Cherry Hill East) and (kneeling in photo) coxswain Sujin Kim (Moorestown Friends) were part of the Under 19 4+ boat which clocked a second-place time of 7 minutes, 30.907 seconds. TBC Racing of Washington D.C. won with a time of 7:26.859.
The five teammates are members of the Vesper Summer Junior rowing program based on Boathouse Row in Philadelphia. The coach is Alycia Kime, of Winslow Township High School.